Online Class: Final Cut Pro X


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  • 11
    Lessons
  • 23
    Exams &
    Assignments
  • 401
    Students
    have taken this course
  • 7
    Hours
    average time
  • 0.7
    CEUs
 
 
 

Course Description

Final Cut Pro X is a video editing and movie making software application created by Apple for OS X.   Unlike previously released versions of the video editing program Final Cut, Final Cut Pro X is an all-new application.   It has been designed from scratch as opposed to redesigned.   It also offers features and abilities not found in its predecessor, Final Cut Pro or Final Cut Studio.  Final Cut Pro X is a trackless 64-bit application that can use all cores for processing.  

This course is for anyone who wants to learn Final Cut Pro X.  It doesn't matter if you already have experience with Final Cut Pro X or are a complete newbie to the software.   We will teach you the program from beginning to end so that anyone, regardless of experience, learns all that they need to know to successfully use the program. 

This course will teach you how to:

·     Navigate the Final Cut Pro X interface

·     Import images, videos, and audio from your computer, iTunes, and more

·     Analyze and transcode imported media

·     Create a camera archive

·     How to create and organize events

·     Organize clips into events

·     Create collections

·     Start new projects

·     Add clips to the Timeline by dragging and using the toolbar

·     Use the primary and secondary storylines

·     Connect clips

·     Create compound clips

·     Perform edits to clips on the Timeline

·     Add audio to the Timeline

·     Detach audio from video

·     Using the audio meters

·     Panning audio

·     Recording narration

·     Perform color correction on clips

·     Add effects to images, video, and audio

·     Add transitions

·     Add text to clips

·     Insert a generator

·     Use keyframes to create animation

·     Export and publish your finished project

·     And more

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • Printable Lessons
  • Full HD Video  
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
  • Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider
     
     
     
     

    Course Lessons

    Average Lesson Rating:
    4.7 / 5 Stars (Average Rating)
    "Extraordinarily Helpful"
    (122 votes)

    Lesson 1: Introduction to Final Cut Pro X

    Final Cut Pro X is a video editing software application created by Apple for OS X. Unlike previously released versions of the video editing program Final Cut, Final Cut Pro X is an all-new application. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 1 Video
    • Take Survey: Reasons for Taking this Course
    • Complete: Assignment 1
    • Complete: Exam 1

    Lesson 2: Importing Media

    In this lesson, we are going to learn how to import media from various sources, including cameras, iPhones, iPads, and local drives. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 2 Video
    • Review Article: Final Cut Pro X: Import preferences
    • Complete: Assignment 2
    • Complete: Exam 2

    Lesson 3: Organizing Media in Final Cut Pro X

    Each event in Final Cut Pro X represents a folder on your computer that contains the original source media, any render files, as well as a database file that helps Final Cut Pro X keep track of everything. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 3 Video
    • Review Article: Managing Media with Final Cut Pro x Libraries
    • Complete: Assignment 3
    • Complete: Exam 3

    Lesson 4: Getting Started with a Project

    In order to create or edit a video in Final Cut Pro X, you must first create a project. A project contains all the media you use and all the edits that you make. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 4 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 4
    • Complete: Exam 4

    Lesson 5: Editing Clips in the Timeline

    In this lesson, we are going to focus on cutting and trimming clips, then move on to advanced editing techniques later in the course. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 5 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 5
    • Complete: Exam 5

    Lesson 6: Working with Audio

    You can analyze audio and fix sound problems, synch audio with video, adjust the volume, add effects, and much more. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 6 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 6
    • Complete: Exam 6

    Lesson 7: Color Correction

    Color correction is an important part of any editing project. You use it primarily to remove color casts and ensure that each clip has a consistent look, lighting, and exposure. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 7 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 7
    • Complete: Exam 7

    Lesson 8: Using Transitions, Titles, and Generators

    Titles tell us the name of the film, who is in it, and sometimes, in the case of foreign films or closed captioning, what an actor is saying. Transitions are often used to create a passage of time or change of scenery or of circumstance. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 8 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 8
    • Complete: Exam 8

    Lesson 9: Using Keyframes to Create Advanced Effects

    In movie making programs such as Final Cut Pro X, keyframes are used to create animation. Keyframes allow you to animate special effects. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 9 Video
    • Complete Assignment: Assognment 9
    • Complete: Exam 9

    Lesson 10: Keying and Compositing

    Compositing is defined as combining two images in a scene and making it appear as if they were shot together. Keying is also known as greenscreening or chromakeying. It involves replacing a color in an image with parts from a background image. 11 Total Points
    • Lesson 10 Video
    • Complete: Assignment 10
    • Complete: Exam 10

    Lesson 11: Exporting and Sharing Projects

    Final Cut Pro X offers you several preconfigured export settings (called destinations) that allow you to export your project as a QuickTime movie, as well as to Apple devices, Facebook, YouTube, and the list goes on. 66 Total Points
    • Lesson 11 Video
    • Take Poll: What is your opinion of this course?
    • Take Survey: Course Comments
    • Take Survey: Program Evaluation Follow-up Survey (End of Course)
    • Complete: Assignment 11
    • Complete: Exam 11
    • Complete: The Final Exam
    176
    Total Course Points
     

    Learning Outcomes

    By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
    • Introduction to Final Cut Pro X
    • Importing Media
    • Organizing Media in Final Cut Pro X
    • Getting Started with a Project
    • Editing Clips in the Timeline
    • Working with Audio
    • Color Correction
    • Using Transitions, Titles, and Generators
    • Using Keyframes to Create Advanced Effects
    • Keying and Compositing
    • Exporting and Sharing Project, and
    • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
     

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    Course Title: Final Cut Pro X
    Course Number: 8900350
    Course Requirements: View Course Requirements
    Lessons Rating: 4.7 / 5 Stars (122 votes)
    Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
    Course Type: Computer Skill (Self-Paced, Online Class)
    CEU Value: 0.7 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
    CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
    Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned.
    Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
    Syllabus: View Syllabus
    Duration: Continuous: Enroll anytime!
    Course Fee: $50.00 (no CEU Certification) || with Online CEU Certification: $75.00

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